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Bali Zoo

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Bali zoo is located in the district of Gianyar, the village Singapadu. To the zoo to get very easily as it is located near the city of Denpasar, capital of Bali. In addition, the zoo can be accessed from other popular tourist destinations such as Ubud, Kuta, Nusa Dua and Sanur.

At the zoo, which is the first and only on the island of Bali, home to over 350 species of animals. The construction of the zoo began in 1996 and lasted 6 years. The zoo was opened in 2002, the zoo area - 22 acres. The zoo is private property, belongs to Mr. Anak Agung Where Putra, who built this zoo on their own and at their own expense. The zoo serves about 170 people, which are the same and guided tours.

In addition to the exotic animals at the zoo to see the rare local species of animals such as the Sumatran elephant, Sumatran tiger, Malayan sun bear and binturong. It should be noted that the Sumatran tiger is the smallest of all the tiger subspecies. Also here is the white tiger, the cassowaries (the only genus of large flightless birds) and scary-looking monitor lizards from Komodo island. In the zoo under the guidance of the staff can feed the animals, hold them, play with them and take pictures. You can also ride around the zoo on elephants.

At the zoo there are several restaurants and cafes where you can eat and enjoy the surrounding nature. In the zoo there are evening programs, when visitors can take pictures with pythons, crocodiles and a binturong, see the fire show. For fans of active holiday have the opportunity of climbing trees and to pass the obstacle.